Category Archives: Pastor’s Blog

Transition Time

Transitions are part of life.  In Luke 24:50-53, the disciples are asked to transition from being observers to being participants.  We’ll look at this final passage from Luke’s gospel this Sunday. God also asks us to transition — from being students to being witnesses, or teachers.  When we step into a new challenge it takes us […]

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Shazam!

This week we will be looking at Luke 24:36-49, where the resurrected Jesus appears to His disciples. The account of Jesus’ resurrection from the dead isn’t just for Easter Sunday.  It is a vital message for every day of our lives.  It is our strength in times of trial. It is our assurance in times […]

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Unforgettable

This week we will be joining two disciples who walked with Jesus on the road to Emmaus.  Check out Luke 24:13-35 sometime before Sunday! What would it be like to be in a Bible study with Jesus as the teacher? “And beginning with Moses and the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in […]

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He Is Risen!

Easter is here! Halleluiah!  Come and worship the Risen Savior with joy and thanksgiving this Sunday!  Special music and presentations will make our Easter celebration very meaningful. Come and hear a message of hope! No matter what struggles you may be going through, the grave is empty.  It makes all the difference. Songs we’re singing this week: 7:00 a.m. […]

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A Wee Little Man

“Zacchaeus was a wee little man, a wee little man was he…” If you attended Sunday school or Vacation Bible School as a child, you probably sang that song. Now that we’re adults, we don’t sing that little ditty anymore, but we are expected to follow the wee man’s example.  He climbed a tree to […]

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Eyes Wide Open

On Sunday, February 28th, the message will be based on Luke 18:31-43.  Let me encourage you to read and meditate on this passage this week! I hope people look at our church and wonder, “How do those people, who are so different from each other, get along so well?” My prayer is that this may be a place where those who […]

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Extravagant Love

This week we will look at a beautiful expression of love by Mary, sister of Lazarus.  You can read about it in John 12:1-10. What is the most extravagant gift you have ever received?  Was there ever a time someone did something for you that you will never forget? Mary took the most precious thing that […]

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Meanwhile, Back In Town

On the day Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, two groups of people left the cemetery. One group headed back to the home of Martha and Mary to celebrate the miraculous resurrection of Lazarus.  The other group headed down the road to Jerusalem to inform the religious leaders of Jesus’ latest bold action.  These two […]

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